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lost wax

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Definition of lost wax in English:

noun

Another term for cire perdue.
Example sentences
  • The company has added two lost wax bronze sculptures, ‘The Kiss’ and ‘Romeo and Juliet,’ and a new bronze resin sculpture, ‘The Pipers,’ to its collection.
  • The lost wax method is known all over the world.
  • The artefact was made using the lost wax process which, according to him, is being forgotten by today's generation.

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